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West Ham open to Dimitri Payet sale?

West Ham open to Dimitri Payet sale?

Payet could leave West Ham this month

French outfit Marseille are prepared to spend big to re-sign Dimitri Payet from West Ham United this month.

The France international was a fan favourite in his time at Marseille before moving to the Hammers in a £10m deal in 2015.

Since then, he has been a consistent performer for the East London outfit, and his showing earned him a fresh long-term contract in early 2016.

Interest in the Frenchman has been high since his Euro 2016 showing with France, and according to Bleacher Report, the attacker could be heading for a winter exit after the club failed to meet his expectations.

The 29-year-old would have hoped to challenge for the European places this season and the club are now in mid-table following what was a mediocre start to the campaign in August.

Marseille currently under a new ownership, are prepared to test the Hammers' resolve in the transfer window whilst the likes of Manchester United and Arsenal are also in the running to sign the 35m-rated winger.

Payet has netted three goals and six assists in all competitions for West Ham United this season.



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